October 31, 2012
Soon, new e-mails will open in a chat-like window, mimicking Facebook's private-message-through-chat interface. One more step in Google's attempt to transform into a social network.
It's already been a rough week — especially for East Coasters. Your nightcap needs to work a little harder than usual.
The Internet's favorite variety of ghost-sighting evidence comes in several forms. Some are more terrifying than others. Boo!
The president and the New Jersey governor toured the absolutely devastated New Jersey seaboard from Marine One Wednesday.
Disaster assistance, flood insurance subsidies amongst millions of dollars in funding millionaires have received after past disasters.
Because why not. And because the law makes them impossible to stop.
"I refer to Governor Christie's remarks."
This kid has a bright future filled with restraining orders.
The New Jersey Governor and the President are surveying the effects of Hurricane Sandy in New Jersey today, but the two are not without their past differences.
Half-million dollar ad campaign is part of last minute push by outside groups with six days left .
A serene time lapse after a chaotic storm.
Maybe you're eating mac 'n' cheese out of a box right now. It's probably great. But with just a tiny bit more effort, you could be having a hero's meal.
"Whose face do you want to use to pick up poop?" A question for the ages.
Mergers lead to hate. Hate leads to anger. Anger gives way to hope. The Internet is torn between loathing of corporate takeover and wishing for a better future for the franchise.
New Jersey's governor came across as frank, impassioned, and utterly human during the hurricane, like a troubled action movie hero. So obviously, here is a fan fiction interpretation of his tweets.
Barely clothed, running for Senate the Scott Brown way.
Major League Baseball Advanced Media was a tiny startup inside of a huge organization. Now it's not just on the brink of changing the game, but the rest of television with it.
Coffins were forced from the ground by rising flood waters in Maryland.
Abby is tired of Bronco Bamma and Mitt Romney alike. NPR pushed her over the edge.
Robin is a little overzealous this Halloween. Buzzfeed got an exclusive first look inside the pages of this gorgeous new digital series.
Conservatives like Cracker Barrel, while Red Bull leans left. Using data from its Trendsetter app, Engage analyzed "likes" from thousands of Facebook users to tie consumer choices to political preference and engagement.
Amendment by Rep. Jeff Flake would have ended funding for emergency operations centers that helped coordinate response to Sandy.
"I will come on Morning Joe and I will shave off my mustache of 40 years if we lose any of those three states (Minnesota, Michigan, or Pennsylvania)," Obama's guru promises.
"Let's not bury our heads in the sand when it comes to something has changed in the Atlantic. The climate has changed. It's called climate change, folks."
A scramble to depoliticize a political campaign, and $5,000 in supplies from Wal-Mart. "Just grab something."
"I hope the fact that I'm asking for criminal charges to be seriously considered will make him much less comfortable and much less smug," says Vallone
On the edge, then in command. Weighing safety, the obligations of leadership, and campaign strategy in a national crisis with "The Guv" riding shotgun and a band of brain-fried staffers and reporters in the back.
Anonymous texts sent from unregistered websites Tuesday night blasted cell phone users with messages attacking President Obama. The texts span in topic from Medicare to Libya to Planned Parenthood.
The NBA opened its season last night, and it's already a soap opera.
Fudge and nuts is just the beginning, people. Get swaggy.
According the Houston Chronicle, the flier appeared at the apartment door of a person in Virginia, and was produced by the Americans for Tax Reform. Update A voter in Arlington, Virginia sends along a PDF of the flier that appeared at his door clearly showing the Americans for Tax Reform logo. Update An ATR spokesman comments "the photo you have is of a photocopy of a piece of mail we sent out in September. Someone is either trying to be cute or deliberately trying to mislead." Update An Americans for Tax Reform spokesman sends over an invoice to show the mailer was designed and paid for in September and a copy sent out in October.
Please, no one buy these.
Lucas didn't just make Star Wars. Whether Disney will do anything with these latent IPs is anyone's guess.
New York City's most charming beachside community was one of the worst horror stories of Hurricane Sandy. How the residents are doing the day after.
In two words: Star. Wars.
Which may lead to some odd pairings. George Lucas sold his production company to Disney for $4.05 billion.
A new study shows that sharing your political views online doesn't necessarily increase your feeling that they matter.